We are delighted to announce that we have rolled out an update for our after school booking system that includes extended functionality to help school and clubs manage their data protection responsibilities for the new laws in May (GDPR), as well as support for Tax-Free Childcare.
We will be rolling out support for Tax-Free Childcare (TFC) before April, enabling you to provide up to 30 hours for parents that are eligible, as well as using funds paid via the TFC system, in much the same way that childcare vouchers are now, as parents can choose to pay via the aforementioned system.
As we welcome in 2018 many businesses are starting to grapple with the new legislation that comes into force on the 25th May 2018. Much of the legislation simple extends the current Data Protection Act, although he sets a far high bar and will be a challenge for any business to get 100% compliance, if for no other reason the legislation is yet to be tested in the UK.
A host of new features for our wrap around childcare booking system launched in time for the spring term!
Following the successful launch of the on-line after school club booking system we developed for Fun in School Holidays (FiSH), Busy Living approached us to develop a system for their business. Initially we thought that they would be able to use the same system as FiSH, but following our conversations we realised that there were a number of differences between the two businesses and therefore recommended a customised version. The system was launched at the end of August and has bedded in well an